public transit

Travel On A Budget This Labor Day WeekendHere are some helpful tips to keep costs down while enjoying a safe and enjoyable trip over the Labor Day weekend.
Guide To Detroit's Public TransportationAs Detroit moves forward in an effort to improve regional transportation, if you take the time now you can find ways around the city and never have to sit behind the wheel.
Driving Down 7 Percent In Michigan Since 2005It's a trend occurring across the U.S.
Feds Approve $140M Woodward Light Rail ProjectThe U.S. Department of Transportation has given final clearance to developers of a privately managed Detroit streetcar line.
Detroit Gets $25M In Federal Funding For Woodward Light RailU.S. Transportation Secretary Ray Lahood said it's "a day of celebration for the city."
Project To Eliminate Detroit Area Rail CongestionRail congestion along a Detroit Amtrak route is expected to be alleviated with the addition of a new track to separate the movement of freight and passenger trains.
DDOT To Announce Final Service ChangesAs a follow-up to the Detroit Department of Transportation public hearings held last week, an informational meeting will be conducted Wednesday to announce the final results of the changes to the city's bus system.
DDOT Holds Public Hearings On Bus System ChangesThe Detroit Department of Transportation will begin public hearings Thursday on the proposed service changes taking effect later this month.
Amtrak Changing Train Schedules In MichiganAmtrak is temporarily altering schedules for its train routes in southeastern and western Michigan in order to repair parts of the tracks.
DDOT Holds Public Hearings On Bus System ChangesThe DDOT public hearings on bus system changes, set to take effect in early March, were more about informing bus riders of the changes and recording n their comments, than a discussion on the impact of those cuts.
Troy City Council Defeats Rail Project Troy City Council has defeated a proposal on developing a multi-million dollar public transit center, which had been discussed in the city for more than a decade.
Detroit Businessman Pushes For 'Shorter' Light Rail A day after plans were scrapped for a new light rail system that would run along Woodward in Detroit, a prominent local businessman is saying "Not so fast."